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Poster: deadpolitics Date: Nov 27, 2009 2:09pm
Forum: GratefulDead Subject: Re: Favourite authors ?

In English:

Hermann Hesse (Siddhartha, Steppenwolf, Damian, etc.)
Jack Kerouac (On The Road, Dharma Bums, Railroad Earth, etc.)
John Steinbeck (Cannery Row, Grapes of Wrath, Tortilla Flat, etc.)

honorable mention goes to Gary Snyder and Ken Kesey

In Russian:

Tolstoy (short stories)
Solzhenitsyn (One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich, Gulag Archipelago)
Gogol (everything!)

and of course Pushkin for all those fairy tales read to me as wee lad